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Oh look Elaine, the Black and White Pokemon has a Release Date.

While we’ve known for a while that Pokemon Black & White, which according to Michael Jackson it doesn’t matter if you are more…

Features, News
Free Realms Passes the 12 Million Player Mark

Free Realms, the little MMO that could (and by little I mean supported by one of the biggest video game companies in the known more…

Features, News, PSP, Sony
Sony Not Planning a PSP 3D

With Kaz Hirai recently downplaying the importance of 3D visuals in a handheld system by focusing on it’s limitations in more…

Features, News
FCC Makes Secret Backroom Meeting Attendees Not So Secret

For those of you who may not have been keeping track of the story, and fucking shame on you if you haven’t, I’ll give you a more…

Features, Microsoft, News
Capitol Hill “Family Game Night” is One Step Forward

When I read that Microsoft’s Get Game Smart initiative was holding a game night with Representatives Mike Rogers (R-Mich), more…

Features, Fighting, News
BlazBlue: Continuum Shift to Get DLC Characters, Larger Furry Fan Base

I don’t make any bones about the fact I think Modern Warfare 2 was the most overrated game in recent history and that it’s more…

Features, Microsoft, News, Sony
Square Says “No” to Xbox 360 Version of FFXIV

Despite recent news that Square was negotiating with Microsoft in regards to a Xbox 360 version of Final Fantasy XIV, Square’s more…

Features, Microsoft, News, PlayStation 3
New Xbox 360 Theoretically Existed Before the PS3 Slim

Microsoft’s desire to put the Xbox 360 through a strict weight loss regimen was, according to worldwide product marketing more…

News, Nintendo
Crappy Global Economy Concerns Nintendo, Everybody Else

Nintendo’s president Satoru Iwata, whose name makes it sound like he should be main eventing a Tokyo Dome card against Kenta more…

News
Just Dance 2 Due October 14th. Keep an Eye on Your Drink, Keys, and Phone.

I’ll just warn you now, I’m going to try and Photoshop that lady into anything even remotely related to dancing. The more…

Industry-News, News, PlayStation 3
LittleBigPlanet 2 Post-Release Patch Will Support Move, Your Limitless Imagination and Your Wildest Dreams.

While it was already known that Media Molecule’s heavily anticipated burlap sack romp LittleBigPlanet 2 would support the more…

News
David Jaffe is a Big Ol’ Liar, but We’ll Forgive Him This Time

For the past few weeks, David Jaffe had been telling everyone through every possible means of communication that there would more…

Driving, Features, PC, PlayStation 3, Reviews, Xbox 360
Ripten Review: Two for the Price of One – Split/Second and Blur (Xbox 360)

Sometimes you want to play a fast paced and white knuckled racing game, and sometimes you want to take a razor blade and more…

Editorials, Events, Features, News
E310: A Series of Unfortunate Press Events – the Microsoft Keynote Summary

I should point out that I really hate to be that guy. In any situation where somebody can be that guy, whether it’s that more…

Features, News
E310: Assassin’s Creed: Brotherhood Trailer, Release Date

With Ubisoft moving the popular Assassin’s Creed series to an Activision-like annual model, Assassin’s Creed: Brotherhood more…